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strike Against Rebel Position Under Scrutiny

June 17 2011


A NATO official says the alliance will look into reports that one of its warplanes accidentally bombed Libyan rebels, Reuters reports.

A rebel spokesman said the incident took place near Ajdabiyah. Six trucks armed with anti-aircraft guns were destroyed and 16 fighters were wounded, he said.

"We are investigating where the air strike came from, whether it's NATO or Qaddafi forces," he told Reuters by telephone.

A NATO spokesman said Friday that the alliance could not...

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